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SNC psych students display work at research fair

Elizabeth White, Reporter

April 15, 2019

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Yulisa Mendez “My project is called On Empathy Gaps: The Impact of Psychological Stress on Perspective-taking. What got me interested in doing the study was this cognitive bias I learned about called the empathy gap. “It’...

SNC fall semester to feature two-week plus 12-week academic calendar

Nick Kearney, Editor

March 19, 2019

Filed under Campus, Liberal Arts, News

Beginning in fall semester, Sierra Nevada College will operate a modified academic calendar, comprised of a two-week intensive session followed by a 12-week traditional semester. The college’s provost Shannon Beets introduced...

Project MANA fills hunger need in North Shore

Kelsey Ramirez, Reporter

October 24, 2018

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Lake Tahoe’s reputation as an enclave for the wealthy hides the fact that many in the basin struggle to afford the basics: Food and shelter. Project MANA, a volunteer-run food-pantry non-project, offers services to help families...

SNC writing club, faculty participate in poetry reading

Miranda Jacobson, Reporter

October 24, 2018

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On Sept. 29, Sierra Nevada College’s Creative Writing Club made a trip down to Reno to attend a poetry reading put on by 100 Thousand Poets for Change, partnered with Planned Parenthood and the University of Nevada, Reno’s...

SNC students serve local non-profits

Morgan Meadows, Editor

October 24, 2018

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Sierra Nevada College students from this semester’s service learning course have been hard at work volunteering in the greater Lake Tahoe community. Service learning is unique to the interdisciplinary studies program at SNC....

Writers in the Woods: Lidia Yuknavitch

Kyra Kliman, Reporter

October 24, 2018

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Writer Lidia Yuknavitch lives her life in the open, sharing the full range of her experiences through her work. She spoke to Sierra Nevada College students and community members at 7 p.m. on Oct. 11, in Prim Library at the Writers in The Woods event. Writers in the Woods bring successful authors, poets and novelists from all over the w...

INTD student uses projects for positive change

Gabby Dodd, Editor

October 24, 2018

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Sharing funny stories with international students over her mother’s tacos and learning how to write her name in foreign languages is how senior Vanessa Dunn remembers her childhood growing up in Oakland, California. Dunn’s...

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